Fine Arts

Lifetime Achievement: 90-year-old artist Mihail Simeonov's work to be exhibited in Pawtucket
September 18, 2019 No Commentby

Lifetime Achievement: 90-year-old artist Mihail Simeonov’s work to be exhibited in Pawtucket

Pawtucket’s Arts and Culture Commission hosts a major exhibit of the work of 90-year-old internationally acclaimed artist Mihail Simeonov, running ...

The Air Is There: Interactive art installation at the children's museum lets imaginations soar
September 18, 2019 No Commentby

The Air Is There: Interactive art installation at the children’s museum lets imaginations soar

One night this summer, I emerged from the darkness of some club I can’t recall and saw something unusual on ...

Highlights of Yesterday's Pieces: A selected guide to the RISD Museum collection
June 26, 2019 No Commentby

Highlights of Yesterday’s Pieces: A selected guide to the RISD Museum collection

Mummy of Nesmin, 170-30 BCE: It rest among us! The mummy Nesmin is the heart and soul of the museum’s ...

Pretty Is a Blind Man’s Playground
February 20, 2019 No Commentby

Pretty Is a Blind Man’s Playground

Beware the pretty; it is a spinning maelstrom, a black hole that will suck you in and leave you in ...

Reflections: URI's latest art exhibit celebrates Black History Month
February 20, 2019 No Commentby

Reflections: URI’s latest art exhibit celebrates Black History Month

The current exhibit at the URI campus includes, “Civil Rights Are Human Rights: Icons of the Civil Rights Movement,” which ...

The Art of Susan Freda
February 6, 2019 No Commentby

The Art of Susan Freda

Photo of “Incaendium” by Jason Wessel Photo of “Mare Flores” and “Arura Glacialis” by Amber Cedroni Susan Freda Incaendium (Wildfire) ...

Providence Street Art Festival 2018
October 20, 2018 No Commentby

Providence Street Art Festival 2018

The Providence Street Art Festival was held at the downtown skating rink on Oct 20, 2018. Photos by Cristina Berrios ...

Designing for Doris: David Webb Jewelry and Newport’s Architectural Gems and “To Preserve and Restore”: Newport Restoration Foundation at 50
April 25, 2018 No Commentby

Designing for Doris: David Webb Jewelry and Newport’s Architectural Gems and “To Preserve and Restore”: Newport Restoration Foundation at 50

  What happens when you put jewelry and Newport history in parallel exhibitions? Amazing things. The Newport Restoration Foundation marks ...

Artist Profile: H. Lane Smith
September 27, 2017 No Commentby

Artist Profile: H. Lane Smith

I never met H. Lane Smith, (known as Lane), (1924-1999) but in viewing his work at Studio 53 in Boothbay ...

Morris Nathanson, Pawtucket Revival Architect and Artist, Turns 90
September 20, 2017 No Commentby

Morris Nathanson, Pawtucket Revival Architect and Artist, Turns 90

The City of Pawtucket pulled out all the stops to honor Morris Nathanson on September 8, the day before his ...